Archeology - Platform Mounds & Hierchy-The Hohokam Classic Period (Elson)

Substantial amount of group labor needed to build

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Unformatted text preview: , possibly indicating differentiating social status g. Purpose i. Rituals – activities atop of the mounds could be seen by hundreds ii. Center of control for 1. Trade 2. Irrigation 3. Food distribution 4. Integration of outsiders, such as migrant settlers into community 4. Importance of Ritual Architecture...
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